Tennis Champ Murray Dips Into Crowdfunding

Tennis champion Andy Murray has made his first investments as an ambassador of crowdfunding.

Murray, who joined investment platform Seedrs in June 2015, is no stranger to risking his tennis winnings.

He was already involved with management firm 77 and Cromlix, a luxury resort hotel in his native Scotland.

Murray explained his first three Seedrs investments are in business sectors that have triggered his financial interest.

The three crowdfunding businesses winning his backing are:

  • Healthy eating chain Tossed, which has soared past a £750,000 investment target with the crowdfunding platform
  • Trillenium, a company